School Holidays

Holiday Clubs, Workshops & Special Events

There are lots of holiday clubs, workshops and special events run across our region in the school holidays. If you are running a club, workshop or event please contact us here to be listed

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Dean Windass Soccer Academy – Soccer Fun School

dean windass soccer academy easter campsDean Windass Soccer Academy Ltd run Soccer Fun Schools during school holidays. At Hull Collegiate School, Tranby Croft, Anlaby. 10am – 2.30pm.

Professionally supervised for boys and girls aged 5 – 14 years. All abilities welcome.

NEW LOWER PRICE, now just £10 per child per day.

For more info and to book call 07732 267887, email or visit their website here.

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Goldstar Active – School Holiday Camps

At Goldstar Active’s new purpose built gymnastic studio, York Way, Willerby, HU10 6HD. (next to Aldi, behind Store More).

Multi-active camps, includes gymnastics, trampolining, street dance, musical theatre. All taught by qualified instructors. Holiday camps running daily during School Holidays.

Suitable for ages 5+, £20 per day or £80 for all 5 days. No need to book, just turn up on the day. For more info call them on 0800 160 1667, email or check out their website here.

All classes also running during the school holidays and a cafe and soft play inside, all welcome just pop in!

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Indoor Sleepover Tents – Hire them for School Holidays!

For a really different idea this school holiday…why not have a sleepover! Dolly Daydreams indoor sleepover tents can turn a cold, wet half term day into a lot of fun.

They bring the A-frame tents and set up a lovely sleepover party for your child and their friends. Lots of themes available, see the Mumbler blog here for more info and pics.

Minimum hire is for 4 Tents at £80, although they have a special offer for 3 tents if bedding is hired too. For more information and to enquire about your indoor sleepover please contact Jan on 07581 256607, visit her website here or check out her facebook page here.

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Kids Takeover – May Half Term Activity Camps

kids takeover may half termKids Takeover run fun activity camps for 5 – 12 yrs in school holidays. Camps include sports, dance, themed days, competitions, arts/crafts, challenges and more. They run 10.30am-3.30pm (with early drop offs at 8am and late pick ups at 6pm also available).

May Half Term camps are run Tuesday 29th May to Friday 1st June, at:

  • The Academy Sports Centre – Cranbrook Avenue, Hull, HU6 7TN
  • St Andrew’s Primary School – West Ella Road, Kirk Ella, HU10 7QL
  • St Mary’s Church of England Primary School – Eden Road, Beverley, HU17 7HD

Cost – Main camp is £12.00 per day, £6.00 each for early drop off and late pick up.
New membership scheme available which includes goody bag and great exclusive discounts.

For info and bookings call 0845 122 3457 or visit their website here.

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Piglets Adventure Farm May-Hem Circus

piglets yorkTowthorpe Moor Lane, between Strensall Road and the A64, York. 01904 499183.

Come one come all to Piglets crazy May-Hem Circus this May half term. With death defying stunts, upside down juggling and amazing acrobatics, all in the big top tent, it’s unmissable fun for the entire family, from 26th May to 3rd June.

Step right up as the fun just keeps getting better! Take a tractor ride to the amazing Bale Play Baaarn with giant drop slides, straw bale mountain, junior tractor drivers’ area, rope swing and dig’n’play. If you’re feeling peckish, there’s even a heated seating area with delicious food from the Piggy Pizza Parlour or try a tasty treat in Truffle’s Trough.

You can also enjoy a refreshing drink and delicious snacks in the Piglets Coffee House with small soft play are or try a piggy poo ice-cream in the Ice-Cream Parlour!

Plus, don’t miss all the usual adventure farm fun, including Truffles Farmhouse & Barn, giant sandpit, bouncing pillows, crazy golf, barrel rides, magical fairy tale trail and go karts too. And that’s all before you see the cute animals! You’ll find lots out in the paddocks and in the animal barn. See adorable rabbits, goats and ponies plus get up close to little piglets in the Piglet Maternity Ward and if you are lucky see piglets being born, such a memorable experience.

Tumble on down to Piglets Adventure Farm this May Half Term and enjoy an amazing family day out. Get your discounted tickets online today. For full information please their website here.

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The Deep – Love Your Aquarium

The Deep Hull May Half Term 2018Tower Street, Hull, HU1 4DP (Sat Nav HU9 1TU).  01482 381000. Open daily 10am – 6pm (last entry 5pm).

Love Your Aquarium, runs 26th May to 3rd June

It’s Love Your Zoo and Aquarium week across the UK, and here at The Deep, we want to tell you all the great reasons that you should love your local attraction. From conservation to events in the community, there is far more to The Deep than meets the eye. So head on down this May half term and learn all about local wildlife and how can protect it. Take part in daily pond dipping sessions as well as planting your own wildlife seeds to take home.

Also during half term week on 2nd June: Shark Egg Case Hunt. Join us at Spurn Point for our second Egg Case Hunt of the year! Taking place along the East Coast, these free events are being delivered in partnership with the Shark Trust and Yorkshire Wildlife Trust in a bid to involve local people in shark conservation. Ideal for children aged 3 upwards, you can support marine life whilst enjoying a great day out. All participants are asked to wear suitable sturdy footwear. The event is expected to finish by 3pm. All under 16’s must be accompanied by an adult. For more information or to register your place please email

The Deep offers FREE return visits for 12 months with the Day Plus Pass. Simply complete your details at reception and retain your tickets to make use of this offer. Full terms and conditions can be found on The Deep’s website.

Active Coast Events

Active Coast run a range of fun sport and fitness activities during school holiday for families in Bridlington, Hornsea and Withernsea, including beach boot camp, beach tennis, volleyball, cricket, dodgeball and much more. More information here on dates, times and locations.

Beverley Rocks

A facebook group set up to inspire and delight children through the holidays. Paint some rocks and hide them, if you find them share the pics and re-hide them. We’ve really enjoyed finding and re-hiding them! All details on facebook here.

Other groups are launching too. Sproatley Rocks can be found on facebook here and a group covering the Haltemprice area (West Hull villages) on facebook here.

Brough Methodist Church School Holiday Club

Brough Methodist Church, 54 Welton Road, Brough, HU15 1DL.

Holiday club for Primary School aged children. 10am-3pm (arrive at 9.45am for registration) in most school holidays.

Please book places in advance by calling Sue on 07917 567603.

Cheerleading & Dance Camps

The Academy Sports Centre (Dance Studio St Marys College), Cranbrook Avenue, Hull, HU6 7NT.

Run by JB Sports & Dance during school holidays. Come and cheer, jump, stunt, tumble and dance.

Suitable for ages 7-13, £13 per day. DBS checked, First Aid. For more info and booking email

Children’s Centre Holiday Activities

Most children’s centres in Hull & the East Riding run a special program of free activities during school holidays. You can find details of all the children’s centres in the following sections –

East Riding

West Hull

East Hull

Clowes Church Family Fun Days

Clowes Memorial Church, corner of Greenwood Avenue and 1st Avenue, Orchard Park, Hull.

Every Wednesday in school holidays Clowes Memorial Church run a family fun day in the morning, followed by Smile@MessyChurch which everyone is welcome to stay for and have a drink, cake and a chat.

All welcome. There is no booking needed and no fee to come, there is a donation welcome box if anyone wants to put something in. Call/text 07984441781 for more info

Cottingham Sports Centre Holiday Activities

Cottingham Sports Centre (Cottingham Pavilion), Northgate, Cottingham, HU16 5QW.

Run various classes and activities in school holidays. For info and to book call 01482 840290

Also have an Ofsted registered, award winning children’s club. Available throughout all school holidays for children aged 5-10. Half day £12, full day £20, full week.

Events & Activities

You can find details of all one off family events and activities happening over the school holidays by day in the Mumbler Events Calendar here.

Gabrielle’s – School Holiday Pottery Painting

Gabrielle’s Pottery Painting Studio and Tea Room, 19 Hull Road, Anlaby, HU10 6SP. 01482 654481.

Paint Me a Story and general pottery painting run during school holidays. Also do a treasure hunt around Anlaby in some school holidays, starting and ending at Gabrielle’s, pop in to collect a treasure map. Contact them for details.

Gabrielle’s is open Monday to Saturday 9am-4pm, Sunday 10am-4pm.

Goals – Holiday Camps

Goals Hull, Ipark, Innovation Drive, Hull, HU5 1SG

Goals Soccer Camps are perfect for developing your child’s soccer skills. Whether they are a budding Beckham or a complete beginner we have something for everyone. The days are packed with fun football activities from skills to games and much more.

Rn during most school holidays. Suitable for ages 4 – 14 years and everyone is welcome. £35 for the full 4 days or £10 per day, sibling discount available. Lunch packages available (need to be booked in advance).

To book call 01482 730100, email

Hessle Soccer Camp – Football Camps

The Recca (King George V Playing Field), Boothferry Road, Hessle.

Football training, fun, games and tournaments for boys and girls aged 4-13, all delivered by qualified FA coaches. Run 9.30am-2.30pm on selected dates during school holidays.

£10 per day. Please contact or call 07903 552528 / 07724 329313 for more info and to book.

Hull Museums Activities

The Hull Museums put on extra activities and events in the school holidays. Details of May Half Term coming soon….


All of the Hull Museums are free entry and a good, indoor place to visit during the cold/wet weather. You can find a full list of all our areas museums on the Mumbler Days Out: Museums page here.

Hull Play Rangers – Free Play Sessions in School Holidays

The HeadStart Hull Play Rangers programme is delivered in partnership by Hessle Road Network,
Maxlife Youth Project and St. Michael’s Youth Project, and provides activities for children, young people and families during school holidays, including treasure trails, dance, music, sport, art. Activities are for all ages however, under 9’s need to be accompanied by an adult or older sibling/member. All sessions are free to participate, with snacks and drinks provided. Details of May Half term coming soon.

For further information regarding Hull Play Rangers activities contact:

  • East Hull – Maxlife Youth Project, 01482 781333,
  • North Hull – St. Michael’s Youth Project, 01482 805263,
  • West Hull – Hessle Road Network, 01482 606077,

Kids Go Wild, Humber Bridge Country Park

Humber Bridge Country Park, The Black Mill, Hessle Foreshore, Hessle, Humber Bridge, HU13 0HB

Kids Go Wild are nature based school holiday activities at the Humber Bridge Country Park from East Riding Council.

More details and booking via the East Riding Council on 01482 395320.

Lab Rascals Science Workshops

Lab Rascals run science workshops during the school holidays across Hull and the East Riding, suitable for 5 – 14 year olds. £6 per child. Limited places available so book well in advance.

For more dates and information on these or Lab Rascals Children’s Parties contact Katie on contact, or call 07828 285155.

Leisure Centre’s Holiday Activities

There are children’s activities are running at the Hull and East Riding Leisure Centres during school holidays.

Call your local one for full details. See the Days Out section for a full list of Leisure Centres in our area and their contact details.


Most local libraries run extra, free activities during the school holidays. There’s a list of all local libraries on Mumbler here.

Northern Lights Drama Workshop

Hull Collegiate School, Anlaby.

Join Northern Lights for their Workshop in drama, dance and singing. Family and friends are invited to watch a showcase at the end of the day. May Half Term date coming soon.

Suitable for ages 3 – 18 years, all welcome (not just NLD students). Cost: £28 per child. Booking in advance is essential and places are limited. For more info and to book call 01482 641690 or email

Sewerby Hall School Holiday Activities

Sewerby Hall and Gardens, Church Lane, Sewerby, YO15 1EA.

Sewerby put on lots of extra activities and events in school holidays, details of May Half Term coming soon…

Teos Tennis Holiday Camps

At Swanland Lawn Tennis Club, throughout school holidays.

Tennis Training: for ages 4-8, 8-10 and 11-16 yrs. Daily at 10am-11am (£5.50/session) or 10am-12.15pm (£8.50/session)

Holiday Camps: for ages 6-16 yrs. Morning camp 8.30am-12.15pm (£14/day), Afternoon camp 1pm-5pm (£10/day), Full Day camp 8.30am-5pm (£20/day) or any 5 hours camp (£15/day).

For more info or to book contact Teo Arkut on 07890 783807 or

The Tennis Academy East Riding Holiday Clubs

The Tennis Academy East Riding hold tennis and multisport school holiday camps run by LTA qualified coaches for 5-14 year olds at South Cave Tennis Club during school holidays.

£16 each day per day or 4 days for £50.

Booking is essential as spaces are limited, to book and for more info call Carl on 07813 611149.

Tigers Trust Soccer Schools

Tigers Trust Sport & Education are run Soccer Schools, Multi-Sports and Goal Keeper Training sessions in school holidays at venues across East Yorkshire. Suitable for boys and girl aged 5 – 12 (Goal Keeping 7-12).

10am-3pm. From £15 per day with discounts for multiple days. For more info and to book call 01482 358371 or email

Williams Den School Holiday Activities

William’s Den, Castle Farm, Wold Hill, North Cave, East Riding Of Yorkshire, HU15 2LS.

Williams Den put on extra activities during the school holidays, details of May Half Term coming soon.

Do you need a school holiday club? Williams Den are now offering a Holiday Club! This ‘out of school’ club is available for 8-12 year olds to provide a safe place for your child while you’re at work.

For more information and reservations for the Holiday Club please call 01430 472230 or email